Cultural heritage - Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer

Domaine du Rayol, The Mediterranean Garden

Domaine du Rayol is a protected natural area of ​​20 ha, property of the Conservatoire du littoral, located at Rayol-Canadel-sur-Mer, at the foot of the Massif des Maures and facing the islands of Hyères, in the Var, between Le Lavandou and Saint-Tropez.

Landscaper Gilles Clément designed The Mediterranean Garden, an invitation to travel through the Mediterranean landscapes of the world (California, Chile, South Africa, Australia, Mediterranean Basin, Canaries) and landscapes with a more arid or subtropical climate (Mexico , Asia, New Zealand, subtropical America).

"To discover this garden is to feel some of the emotions experienced by a botanist explorer who surveys the planet!"

The Domaine du Rayol offers you: exhibitions, guided tours "discovery", thematic tours, activities for families, workshops-training, celebration of seasonal changes, festival of plants, marine trail and musical evenings (classical music and Mediterranean) in summer .

On site you will also find a place to eat at the "Café des Jardiniers", a specialized bookshop and an ecological nursery.


Opening from 01 January 2023 to 31 December 2023
MondayFrom 09h30
TuesdayFrom 09h30
WednesdayFrom 09h30
ThursdayFrom 09h30
FridayFrom 09h30
SaturdayFrom 09h30
SundayFrom 09h30


Full price : 14 € Reduced price : 10 € Student : 10 € Job seeker : 10 €
Tarif Min. Max.
Full price (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 14€
Reduced price (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 10€
Student (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 10€
Job seeker (du 01/01/2023 au 31/12/2023) 10€

Family ticket ( 2 adults + children under 18 years old) : 35 €
Annual subscription to the Garden (for unlimited access to Domaine du Rayol during 365 days from date to date):
- Adult: 35 €
- 6-17 years old: 13 €

  • Bank/credit card
  • Check
  • Travellers Cheque
  • Cash



  • Public WC
  • Car park
  • Defibrillator
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting room
  • Parking


  • Educational visits
  • Room hire
  • Themed tour
  • Shop
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Booking of general amenities
  • Restaurant
  • Tour free of charge
  • Guided tours